Environmental & Alternative Energy Issues

Books you can take with you are in this number range:

  • 300
  • 333
  • 363

When searching our catalog use these subjects:

  • Environmental science, Environmental managment, Environmental protection
  • Renewable energy sources, Power resources, Energy conservation

Suggested journal indexes:

Science Online--Facts on File
Science Online offers a comprehensive, curriculum-oriented overview of a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive essays, diagrams, illustrations, images, BIOGRAPHIES, experiments, activities, and definitions.

Science Reference Center-Ebsco
Provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-oriented content. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.


Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy - This DOE site has links to alternetive-energy programs, information, and resources.

Energy Information Administration - This DOE site contains official energy statistics from the U.S. government.

Envirofacts - This site provides access to EPA environmental data with results from several different databases.

Environmental Health - This site provides credible environmental health information.

Environmental Health & Toxicology - Created by the National Library of Medicine, this site is a portal to environmental heath and toxicology.

EPA's Gateway to Free Digital & Paper Publications - The EPA's Gateway provides access to more than 33,000 full-text documents and research reports.

NREL Publications - This site provides access to full-text, technical & non-technical documents, research reports, and bibliographical citations.

Science.gov - This database provides comprehensive access to U.S. government science information and research results.

Science Tracer Bullets - These research guides produced by the Library of Congress cover many science and technology topics.

Statistics: Explore Government Documents - The University of Michigan Governement Documents Center provides this nicely annotated directory.

TRIS Online - This is a bibliographic database produced by the Department of Transportation's National Transportation Library.

USFS Research Publications: Treesearch - Treesearch is reputed to be the largest collection of freely available forestry research materials in the world.

USGS Publications Warehouse - The USGS provides access to more than 40,00 full-text documents and research reports and 70,000 bibliographical citations.

WorldWideScience.org - This database is a global gateway to national and international science databases and portals.

EcoEarth.info - This site is run by a nonprofit group which identifies news articles and websites related to sustainability, conservations, and protecting the environment.

Encyclopedia of Earth - This is a freely availalbe online reference source sponsored by a variety of groups, with article written by scholars who review each other's work.

Envirolink - This serves as an environmental information clearinghouse with information organized by topic.

Environment News Service - This is reputed to be the original environmental daily international wire service.

Environmental News Network - ENN is one of the web's oldest sources of environmental news sources, operating for the last 16 years.

Infomine - Infomine is a large, comprehensive collection of scholarly internet resources built by librarians from several U.S. universities.

Intute: Environment - Intute is dedicated to finding the best and most relevant, freely availalbe web resources for study and research.